A suspected robber was killed in a mob attack at Purarbagh village in Srinagar upazila early Monday. The deceased was identified as–Farid Molla, 38, son of Rustom Ali, of Dohar upazila.
Srinagar Police Station officer in-charge Mujibur Rahman said, a gang of armed robbers numbering 20 to 25 stormed into the house of Azim around 2am breaking the door.
Hearing cry for help of the house inmates, locals rushed to the spot and caught one of the robbers red-handed and beat up him, leaving him dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to Munshiganj General Hospital morgue.